Terminal 1

Taxi service at Terminal 1 is accessible via the Tram Level (Level T). Signs direct passengers one level up to the taxi starter booth, where airport staff will assist passengers in obtaining a taxi.

T1 Ground Transportation Center wayfinding map


Terminal 2

At Terminal 2, taxi service is available at the Ground Transport Center, located on the ground level of the Purple Ramp directly across from the terminal building.


Before You Go

Follow these travel tips to get to your destination safely:

  • Keep belongings secure and close
  • Share the details of your trip with a friend
  • Use navigation apps to follow along and ensure you are heading in the right direction


Taxi Fares

Downtown Minneapolis is approximately 12 miles from the airport, with fares averaging $39 - $49. The distance to downtown St. Paul is approximately 8 miles and fares average $31 - $38.

A $6.50 fare will be displayed on the Taxicab meter at the onset of your trip. This fee includes a $2.50 flag drop and a $4.00 airport access fee.

A zone fare of $23.50 applies to rides between any locations on MSP Airport’s property as well as rides between MSP and the Mall of America. This includes the following locations:

  • Terminals 1 and 2
  • Intercontinental Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport
  • Fort Snelling National Cemetery
  • Mall of America and its adjoining properties
  • All other locations within Hwy 77, Hwy 62, Hwy 5 and the I-494 loop

Rides to all other locations will be priced by metered fare, per ordinance.